Spåtind Cross-Country Skiing

Cross country trail from Gamlestølen to Spåtind

  • Photo: Jan Egil Jægersborg

  • Photo: Jan Egil Jægersborg

  • Photo: Jan Egil Jægersborg

  • Photo: Jan Egil Jægersborg

  • Photo: Jan Egil Jægersborg

Essential info

  • Destination: Valdres
  • Season: November-April
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Distance: 20.7 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 670 meters
  • Duration: 3.5-4.5 hours

About Spåtind

Spåtind is 1423 meters above sea level and one of the most notable peaks in the southern part of Valdres. The view from the top is wide and you can see three different national parks - Jotunheimen, Langsua and Rondane

Make sure you are well prepared as the weather changes quickly and most of the journey is in open high mountain terrain. 

Check the weather report and stay safe.

Getting there

Gamlestølen Fjellstue is located in the northwestern part of the municipality Etnedal. Detailed driving directions to Gamlestølen is found in this link to google maps

Trail description

Follow the trail from Gamlestølen Fjellstue toward Jomfruslettfjellet. After 1,5 km take to the right and follow the trail toward Spåtind. The trail is steady uphill for 5,5 km toward the top of Spåtind.

Where to stay

Gamlestølen has cabins for rental. Send a request here.


Questions or comments? Let us know.

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11.9 km · 1.5 – 2.5 hr



Cross-Country Skiing
22.9 km · 2 – 3.5 hr

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